sign up (free!)
According to the US Department of Veteran Affairs, more than 15% of homeless adults are veterans. A disturbing reality faced by the men and women who risked their lives to grant us with the freedoms we enjoy everyday. Homeless People, America Infographics, Veterans Infographics, Homeless Veterans, Homeless In America, Veterans Affair, Veterans Homeless, Homeless America, Women Veterans
Also on these boards
Statistics on homelessness in the United States. Families are the fastest growing segment of the homeless population, making up 36% of homeless Americans.
One of the major challenges facing veterans is homelessness. Of the 636,017 homeless people in the United States, 67,495 are veterans. Veterans are twice as likely to become chronically homeless as other Americans. This is due, in part, to veterans’ heightened risk of unemployment, foreclosure and poverty.
homeless veteran. SHAME ON AMERICA AND THE OBAMAS! AMERICA IS SUPPOSED TO BE THE GREATEST COUNTRY IN THE WORLD...WHY ARE THERE HOMELESS VETERANS ON THE STREETS?
I made a brief visit a few weekends ago to Zuccotti Park, the original site of the Occupy Wall Street camp outs, assemblies and demonstrations which are still taking place around the country. So mu...